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Woodborough Drive, Winscombe, 1 Bedroom Flat - £80,000 - Sale Agreed

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Property Summary

Ground Floor Retirement Apt
Well Presented Throughout
Central Village Location
Sitting Room & Kitchen
Bedroom & Re-fitted Shower Room
Residents Lounge & Laundry
Pleasant Communal Gardens
Resident/Visitor Parking
No Forward Chain
Early Viewing Advised


Mendip Lodge is a well-maintained development of one and two bedroom retirement apartments located in the heart of Winscombe Village. Designed for the over 55's, Mendip Lodge has a site manager who is very friendly and helpful and is on hand to answer any queries. There is a comfortable residents lounge where coffee mornings are held and is a great social room for parties and celebrations. There are lifts to all floors, a laundry room if required and each flat has its own security entry phone and 24-hour emergency careline system. This particular apartment is located on the ground floor and is well presented throughout and benefits from electric heating, upvc double glazing and patio doors from the sitting room that lead out to the communal gardens. In brief, the accommodation comprises: Entrance Hall, Sitting Room, Kitchen, Bedroom and Shower Room. Outside you will find well-kept communal gardens and a resident's car park. The property is offered for sale with no forward chain complications and in our opinion should be viewed at an early opportunity in order to fully appreciate the apartment and its convenient village location.


Mendip Lodge occupies a convenient position in the heart of Winscombe Village centre which offers a variety of shopping facilities and amenities including: A range of retail outlets & professional practices, Doctor, Dental, Optical and Veterinary Practices, Pharmacy and Library. In addition, there are two Churches, a popular Public House/Hotel/Restaurant and Village Bowling Club. There is also a Thursday village market selling local produce and for those with hobbies and interests, a number of clubs and classes to attend. Winscombe is close to the Mendip Hills and is surrounded by beautiful open countryside providing excellent walking opportunities. There is a regular bus service providing access to the surrounding district including Cheddar, Wells, Weston-super Mare and Bristol city centre. There are mainline railway connections at Backwell, Yatton and Weston-super-Mare and Bristol International Airport is a 20-minute drive away. Access to the M5 Motorway network is available at junctions 21 (St Georges) and 22 (Edithmead).


From Bristol heading South West on the A38 proceed through the village of Churchill. At the traffic lights proceed straight ahead. Follow the road for approximately 1 miles passing through the Hamlet of Star. After a further mile proceed past Sidcot School on the left-hand side and drop down the hill to a set of traffic lights. Turn right onto Sidcot Lane signposted to Winscombe and Weston-super-Mare and follow the road into the village. At the junction with the car sales garage on the right and the Co-op mini market on the left proceed straight ahead onto Sandford Road. Turn first right into Woodborough Drive and proceed past the car park where Mendip Lodge can be found on the right-hand side.

Communal Reception

With security entrance door, lift and staircase leading to all floors. Access to the resident's lounge and laundry room.

Entrance Hall

Night storage heater, security entry phone/24 hour careline control panel, walk-in cupboard and shelved airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder.

Sitting Room - 4.72m (15ft 6in) x 3.15m (10ft 4in)

Central feature fireplace surround and hearth, upvc double glazed sliding patio doors leading out to the pleasant communal gardens, electric night storage heater.

Kitchen - 2.9m (9ft 6in) x 1.88m (6ft 2in)

Fitted with a range of wall, base and drawer units with complementing worksurfaces over and tiled surrounds. Inset single drainer stainless steel sink unit, space and plumbing for washing machine, built in four ring electric hob with extractor hood over and eye level electric oven.

Bedroom - 4.42m (14ft 6in) x 2.44m (8ft 0in)

Upvc double glazed window to the rear elevation, built-in wardrobe with shelving and hanging space, night storage heater.

Shower Room

Refitted white suite with chrome fittings including: Glass shower unit with Mira electric shower, fitted vanity unit with inset wash hand basin and mixer tap, low level W.C, part tiled walls, heated towel rail and upvc double glazed window to the rear elevation.


Immediately to the rear of the apartment is a small paved seating area which in turn leads to the well-tended communal gardens which wrap around the development and include: Areas of lawn, a variety of mature flower and shrub borders and mature trees. There are brick paved pathways with seating areas and parking facilities for both residents and visitors.

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